The African Energy Commission (AFREC) is a continental specialised energy agency of the African Union (AU), under the Commission for Infrastructure and Energy, in charge of coordinating, harmonising, protecting, conserving, developing, rational exploitation, commercialising and integrating energy resources on the African continent.
The AFREC mandate is implemented under four main programme areas, developed and approved by the Specialised Technical Committee (STC) on Transport, Transcontinental and Inter-regional Infrastructure, Energy and Tourism (STC-TTIIET) held in Cairo, Egypt in April 2019.
Updates of the energy continental database consisting of energy data from all 55 Member States.
AFREC publishes energy statistics books and policy documents which includes: Key Africa Energy Statistics, Energy Efficiency for Residential Sector, Energy Balance and Energy Database in soft copy and hard copy and shared with all 55 African Member States, stakeholders and public for energy policy development and design of energy projects at national, regional or continental level.
The AU offers exciting opportunities to get involved in determining continental policies and implementing development programmes that impact the lives of African citizens everywhere. Find out more by visiting the links on right.
AGENDA 2063 is Africa’s blueprint and master plan for transforming Africa into the global powerhouse of the future. It is the continent’s strategic framework that aims to deliver on its goal for inclusive and sustainable development and is a concrete manifestation of the pan-African drive for unity, self-determination, freedom, progress and collective prosperity pursued under Pan-Africanism and African Renaissance
The Bioenergy Programme